Occurrence record: MEL 0302112B

PreservedSpecimen of Desmodium heterocarpon var. heterocarpon recorded on 1894

Dataset

Data provider Australia's Virtual Herbarium
Data resource MEL AVH data
Institution Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria
Supplied institution code "MEL"
Collection National Herbarium of Victoria
Supplied collection code "MEL"
Catalogue Number MEL 0302112B
Occurrence ID 6d43d35c-6374-11e1-bc2b-000c2907ead9
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Sheet - 1
Identified by Karunajeewa, N.G.
Identified date 2010-04-20
Collector de Armit, W.E.
Supplied as "Armit, W.E. de M."
Collecting number s.n.
Reproductive condition flowers|fruit
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Rightsholder Royal Botanic Gardens Board
Occurrence status present
Date identified 2010-04-20
Identification verification status verified
Identification ID 410c2489-1abd-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Event

Collecting date 1894
Supplied as year:1894 
Date precision Day
Event ID 7dab4255-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da

Taxonomy

Scientific name Desmodium heterocarpon var. heterocarpon
Taxon rank variety
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Charophyta
Supplied as "Streptophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae
Genus Desmodium
Species Desmodium heterocarpon
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet heterocarpon
Scientific name authorship (L.) DC
Nomenclatural code ICN

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Astrolabe Range, New Guinea.
Latitude -9.5166667
Longitude 147.4333333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees decimal minutes
Verbatim locality Astrolabe Range, New Guinea.
Coordinate precision 0.0166666667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Georeferenced by National Herbarium of Victoria
Location ID bd7cdc9a-1abc-11e3-90a2-6c626d51f2da
Country code PG
Verbatim longitude 147° 26' E
Verbatim latitude 9° 31' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial New Guinea Montane Forests
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Papuan Peninsula
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeastern Papuan Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Southeast Papua New Guinea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.037136864
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 255.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.690004 index
    Species Richness 141.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2487.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 291.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 86.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 291.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 40.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 878.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 335.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 947.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 123.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 166.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 78.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 922.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 234.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 603297.5 m
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 634.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 836.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.528188 degrees